Scanlan Wins Grant from RICH

Suzanne Scanlan (Lecturer, History of Art + Visual Culture) was awarded an Individual Research Grant from the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities for her project entitled, Women, Design and Manufacturing in Rhode Island.

Her research will focus on women in Rhode Island as designers of goods for both the private consumer and industrial manufacture, and will explore the careers, production and impact of women who were enrolled at the Rhode Island School of Design in the decades following its founding.